China Leads $36 Billion USD Global Market for Ecosystems Services Payments

14 Mar 2018 by Local Press Report
LOS ANGELES CA

Environmentalists have talked for decades about the value of the clean air, clean water, biodiversity and other “services” provided by nature. Now comes the fullest accounting to date of actual transactions that pay for such services. The headline number: between $36 billion and $42 billion per year, in more than 550 “payment for ecosystem services” programs worldwide.

Source: Impact Alpha

Source: Impact Alpha